PLAINFIELD, NJ - Maryam Muhammad has been named Senior Student of the Month at Plainfield Public Schools’ Plainfield Academy for the Arts and Advanced Studies (PAAAS). 

Maryam's current GPA is 4.71 and she only has one ''B'' on her transcript. She believes her academic success is the result of her constant hard work and persistence. “I welcome challenge in my academics," she said. "When faced with them, I never give up but try my best to rise to the occasion.”

Her goal after high school is to become a biomedical engineer and pursue a career as a surgeon. She also enjoys playing piano and is enrolled in piano studio classes at PAAAS.